Kelton School

Intersection Of Fm 596,

Wheeler, TX, 79096-7715

Tel: (806)826-5708
Grades: PK-12

140 students

Kelton School serves 140 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Kelton School operates within the Kelton Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 140 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 140 students
Kelton School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Kelton School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kelton School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1 14:1
Kelton School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
24%
50%
Kelton School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Kelton School Black (1988-2009)
White
75%
31%
Kelton School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kelton School Sch Ethnicity Kelton School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.38 0.64
Kelton School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
44%
Kelton School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
17%
7%
Kelton School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 140 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Kelton Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 140 799
Kelton Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $9 MM
Kelton Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM $9 MM
Kelton Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $51,654 $11,947
Kelton Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1992-2009)
District Spending / Student $48,338 $12,666
Kelton Independent   School District Spending / Student (1992-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wheeler School (9.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wheeler School (9.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shamrock Elementary School (14.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wheeler Wheeler School
    1 Mustang Dr
    Wheeler , TX , 79096
    (806)826-5534
    9.7  mi  |  455  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Sweetwater Sweetwater Elementary School
    11107 North Hwy 30
    Sweetwater , OK , 73666
    (580)534-2272
    11.2  mi  |  87  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Sweetwater Sweetwater High School
    11107 North Hwy 30
    Sweetwater , OK , 73666
    (580)534-2272
    11.2  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Shamrock Shamrock High School
    100 South Illinois
    Shamrock , TX , 79079
    (806)256-2241
    14.9  mi  |  110  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Shamrock Shamrock Middle School
    100 South Illinois
    Shamrock , TX , 79079
    (806)256-3227
    14.9  mi  |  86  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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